This topic describes how to use the Self-Provisioning client to capture an application.
The Before Snapshot step opens a command window and displays progress messages.
If the installation requires the computer to be restarted, choose the I will restart my computer later (or equivalent) option. The capture might not succeed if you restart the machine during the capture process.
When the installation finishes, the wizard generates the MSI file for importing into AppDNA and might prompt you to specify an output file location.
The application capture output varies depending on the execution profile used. Typically it includes:
For information about viewing the progress log, see Monitor Self-Provisioning.
Where the output is stored depends on the name of the file: